Sands China Ltd.’s US$5.5 billion senior notes offering

Slaughter and May has advised Sands China Ltd. in relation to its issue of US$5.5 billion senior notes listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, comprising US$1.8 billion 4.6000% senior notes due 2023, US$1.8 billion 5.125% senior notes due 2025 and US$1.9 billion 5.400% senior notes due 2028. The joint bookrunning managers in respect of […]

E-House (China) Enterprise Holdings Limited’s US$597m listing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised China International Capital Corporation Hong Kong Securities Limited and Credit Suisse (Hong Kong) Limited, the joint sponsors and joint representatives of the underwriters in the listing of shares of E-House (China) Enterprise Holdings Limited on the Main Board of the Hong Kong Stock Exchange (‘HKSE’). The total offer value is […]

Openspace Ventures Pte. Ltd.’s Second Venture Capital Fund $135 Million Fundraising

Dechert LLP advised Singapore-based venture capital firm Openspace Ventures Pte. Ltd. in connection with the formation and closing of its second venture capital fund at the hard cap of US$135 million. Openspace Ventures (formerly known as NSI Ventures) spun out of private equity manager Northstar in May 2018 and focuses on investments in early-stage technology […]

Tribeca Global Natural Resources Limited’s A$250 million initial public offering and listing on the ASX Market

Ashurst has acted as the legal adviser to Commonwealth Securities Limited as the Lead Arranger and the Joint Lead Managers on Tribeca Global Natural Resources Limited’s proposed A$250 million initial public offering and listing on the ASX as a listed investment company. The Joint Lead Managers include Morgans Financial Limited, Ord Minnett Limited, Shaw & […]

POSCO’s $280 Million Acquisition of mining right from Galaxy Resources Limited

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised POSCO on its US$280 million acquisition of a package of Argentinean lithium tenements from Galaxy Resources Limited. POSCO and Galaxy executed binding definitive documentation on 27 August 2018, with completion of the transaction expected to occur in Q4 2018. POSCO, a Korean listed company and one of the world’s largest […]

Northern Star Resources Limited’s A$175 million equity raising

Ashurst has advised Northern Star Resources Limited (‘Northern Star’) on its placement to institutional investors which raised A$175 million (the ‘Placement’) to part fund its acquisition of the high grade, underground Pogo Gold Mine in Alaska from Japanese multi-national Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd and Sumitomo Corporation for US$260 million (the “Acquisition”). Pogo is the […]

CK Hutchison’s US$315m acquisition of 4.99% interest in OOIL from Cosco Shipping Holdings

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has advised Crest Apex Limited, an indirect subsidiary of CK Hutchison Holdings Limited, on the contingent acquisition of up to a 4.99 per cent stake in leading shipping company Orient Overseas (International) Limited (‘OOIL’) from Cosco Shipping Holdings for a purchase price of up to approximately HK$2.46bn (US$315m). The 4.99 per cent […]

Chong Hing Bank Limited’s $655 million rights issue and US$129 million new shares Offering

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised joint coordinators and financial advisors DBS Asia Capital Limited and Nomura International (Hong Kong) Limited on two separate issuances totalling US$784 million by Hong Kong-listed Chong Hing Bank Limited. The deals include a US$665 million rights issue, and a US$129 million new shares issue to Guangzhou Metro Investment Finance (HK) […]

Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Limited’s AU$15 Billion Merger with TPG Telecom Limited

Norton Rose Fulbright acted for Vodafone Hutchison Australia on the deal Vodafone Hutchison Australia Pty Limited (“VHA”) and TPG Telecom Limited (“TPG”) have agreed a merger to establish a new fully integrated telecommunications operator in Australia (“MergeCo”). The merger brings together leading talent in Australia’s mobile and fixed broadband sectors and accelerates the benefits of […]

Sunrise Medical Group’s Acquisition of Magic Mobility

Norton Rose Fulbright has advised Sunrise Medical Group on its acquisition of multi-national wheelchair designer and manufacturer Magic Mobility. Sunrise is a world leader in mobility vehicles including manual and powered wheelchairs, mobility scooters, mobility aids and customised seating and positioning systems. Sunrise Medical’s wheelchairs and mobility aids are sold in over 130 countries worldwide. […]

Akatsuki’s Acquisition of PROFESSIONAL ESPORTS LEAGUE, S.L.

White & Case LLP has advised Japan-headquartered Akatsuki Inc. (Akatsuki) on its acquisition of Spain-headquartered PROFESSIONAL ESPORTS LEAGUE, S.L. (PEL) to bring PEL in as a subsidiary company. PEL founded and operates the League of Professional Esports (LPE), an eSports league specifically for professional sports teams. The annual league features multiple game titles with league […]